Programme Director

We are looking for a motivational and inspiring Programme Director to lead a team of 45 staff across nine regions, with direct line management of seven Programme Managers and one School Onboarding Manager. The role has responsibility for oversight of the delivery of our tutoring programmes in schools, currently working towards a target of reaching nearly 8,500 disadvantaged pupils in 2021-22. The Programme Director will ensure programmes are delivered to a consistently high standard, drawing on evidence of best practice, willing to regularly reflect and learn to drive improvements. This team manages and oversees all delivery metrics, as well as school relationships (including renewals) and school recruitment. The Programme Director also sets functional KPIs and milestones, ensuring progress towards these.

Please submit here a CV and outline in a letter (max 1 page A4):

  1. Your experience in people management, building teams and ideally managing across regional team, including clear examples of past experiences.
  2. Your experience delivering programmes or projects.
  3. Your experience of achieving KPIs, including clear examples.
  4. How you would contribute to the wider development of the organisation as a senior management team member.
  5. Tell us about how our organisational values are in line with your values

Applications that fail to meet these criteria will automatically be discounted.

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Job description: Programme Director
Closing date: Monday, 6th December 2021, 8:30am.
Interviews: w/c 13th December 2021

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